A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 258 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (160 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -149.9284° West, latitude 55.9025° North, depth = 7.39 km. Unique identifier: us2000d87p. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18545655, us2000d87p. Global time and date of event 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 06:05:14 / February 17, 2018 @ 6:05 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 20:05:14 / 8:05 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.39 km (5 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and ninety, in the last 10 days five hundred and ninety-nine, in the past 30 days two thousand, three hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days two thousand, three hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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